Further thoughts on the cultural labor of poetry and art. Not merely "is it good?," but "what has it accomplished?"...reviews of recent poetry collections; selected poems and art dealing with war/peace/social change; reviews of poetry readings; links to political commentary (particularly on conflicts in the Middle East); youtubed performances of music, demos, and other audio-video nuggets dealing with peaceful change, dissent and resistance.
Monday, September 29, 2008
Wilfred Owen, from Voices in Wartime
On Wilfred Owen, poetry, shell shock (P.T.S.D.), and the implications of war. This is for you, pops, in your new research to help the soldiers coming home.